(Formerly Department of Architecture, BMSCE, since 1980)

Design Chair


Prof. K Jaisim

Krishna Rao Jaisim is a renowned architect practicing in Bangalore practice under the name "Jaisim-Fountainhead" apart from his association with the academics. His architectural practice across four decades is committed to creating iconoclastic, individualistic and eco-friendly environments for his clients. His association with various professional bodies is significant to portray his contribution to the profession of architecture. He has successfully completed various architectural assignments in India and abroad.

Ar. Bijoy Ramachandran, Design Chair/Professor

Ar. Bijoy Ramachandran’s is a distinguished architect and his practice involves search for contextually appropriate solutions with special emphasis on climate sensitive building. He is a co-founder of the firm Hundredhands during the year 2003. He has contributed extensively to academics in National and International institutions.

He has Master’s Degree in Architecture & Urbanism from the Massachusetts Institute of Technology, Cambridge. He is in the field of Architecture for over two decades.

In addition to Architecture, Bijoy has also made two documentary films- “Architecture and the City films” on Bangalore City and a film on Architect B V Doshi.